Items Tagged With publishing rights

Graphic Narrative Anthology Spotlights India, Hemingway the Middlebrow Revolutionary, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 6.9.16

Fictional depictions of fatherhood; Australian publishers protest “open market” proposal; the emerging genre of Slut Lit; and other news.

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Moby-Dick in the Internet Age, Writers Respond to Paris Attacks, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 11.16.15

Shakespeare & Company bookstore served as refuge during Paris attacks; The Diary of Anne Frank gets a coauthor; literature’s relation to evolutionary theory; and other news.

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Going Hollywood: The Business of Film Adaptations

by Michael Bourne

The Practical Writer

Posted 2.6.15

Michael Bourne

Though the process can seem arduous due to financing scrambles, creative compromises, production delays, and any number of countless obstacles, the successful adaptation of a literary novel into a film can be one of the most rewarding experiences in an author’s career.

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The Amazon Conflict

by Kevin Nance

Online Exclusive

Online Only, posted 9.30.14

On its surface, the ongoing dispute between Hachette Book Group and Amazon is about the price of e-books, but as more authors and traditional publishers square off against the giant online retailer, which has plenty of defenders of its own, many in the industry are starting to believe the battle is about something much more fundamental—it’s about the future of literature itself.

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